Eric Lawlor elected mayor of Pangnirtung

Eric Lawlor will take over the mayor’s office in Pangnirtung due to a 20-vote win in Monday’s municipal byelection. Lawlor was named on 97 ballots while his only opponent, Stevie Komoartok, earned 77 votes. Voter turnout was a paltry 24.7 per cent. Lawlor, 38, has worked in numerous roles with the hamlet since 2007: bylaw […]